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  • U.S.
    Tuesday Sep 20, 1904

    The Wright brothers

    The First complete circle in history

    U.S.
    Tuesday Sep 20, 1904

    On September 20, 1904, Wilbur flew the first complete circle in history by a manned heavier-than-air powered machine, covering 4,080 feet (1,244 m) in about a minute and a half.




  • Vienna, Austria-Hungary
    Monday Sep 20, 1920

    Josip Broz Tito

    Returned to his homeland

    Vienna, Austria-Hungary
    Monday Sep 20, 1920

    In the autumn of 1920 he and his pregnant wife returned to his homeland, first by train to Narva, by ship to Stettin, then by train to Vienna, where they arrived on 20 September.




  • Brazil
    Friday Sep 20, 1929

    Brazilian Revolution of 1930

    The Liberal Alliance Launched Their Candidates For The Presidential Elections

    Brazil
    Friday Sep 20, 1929

    On September 20 1929, the Liberal Alliance launched their candidates for the presidential elections: Getulio Vargas as candidate for President and João Pessoa Cavalcanti de Albuquerque as candidate for Vice President.




  • London, England, United Kingdom
    Friday Sep 20, 1929

    Great Depression

    London Stock Exchange crashes

    London, England, United Kingdom
    Friday Sep 20, 1929

    The London Stock Exchange crashes after the collapse of Hatry Group on charges of fraud and forgery. £24 million in value is wiped out. The collapse shakes the confidence of American investors in the security of overseas investments.




  • Moscow, U.S.S.R.
    Wednesday Sep 20, 1944

    World War II

    Moscow Armistice

    Moscow, U.S.S.R.
    Wednesday Sep 20, 1944

    The Moscow Armistice was signed between Finland on one side and the Soviet Union and United Kingdom on the other side on 19 September 1944, ending the Continuation War.




  • Algeria
    Saturday Sep 20, 1947

    Algerian War

    Granted French citizenship to all Algerian subjects

    Algeria
    Saturday Sep 20, 1947

    The Law of September 20, 1947 granted French citizenship to all Algerian subjects, who were not required to renounce their Muslim personal status.




  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Sep 20, 1965

    Neil Armstrong

    Announcing the Crew assignments for Gemini 8

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Sep 20, 1965

    The crew assignments for Gemini 8 were announced on September 20, 1965. Under the normal rotation system, the backup crew for one mission became the prime crew for the third mission after, but Slayton designated David Scott as the pilot of Gemini 8. Scott was the first member of the third group of astronauts, whose selection was announced on October 18, 1963, to receive a prime crew assignment.


  • England
    Saturday Sep 20, 1969

    The Beatles

    Lennon Announced His Departure

    England
    Saturday Sep 20, 1969

    Lennon announced his departure to the rest of the group on 20 September, but agreed to withhold a public announcement to avoid undermining sales of the forthcoming album.


  • U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 20, 1989

    Apple Inc.

    Macintosh Portable

    U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 20, 1989

    The Macintosh Portable is a portable computer designed, manufactured and sold by Apple Computer, Inc. from September 1989 to October 1991.


  • Vokovar, Croatia
    Friday Sep 20, 1991

    Bosnian War

    the JNA transferred troops to the front at Vukovar

    Vokovar, Croatia
    Friday Sep 20, 1991

    On 20 September 1991, the JNA transferred troops to the front at Vukovar via the Višegrad region of northeastern Bosnia. In response, local Croats and Bosniaks set up barricades and machine-gun posts. They halted a column of 60 JNA tanks but were dispersed by force the following day. More than 1,000 people had to flee the area. This action, nearly seven months before the start of the Bosnian War, caused the first casualties of the Yugoslav Wars in Bosnia.


  • Timor-Leste
    Monday Sep 20, 1999

    Xanana Gusmão

    International Peace-Keeping Force (INTERFET) Entered East Timor

    Timor-Leste
    Monday Sep 20, 1999

    As a result of overwhelming diplomatic pressure from the United Nations, promoted by Portugal since the late 1970s and also by the United States and Australia in the 1990s, a UN-sanctioned, Australian-led international peace-keeping force (INTERFET) entered East Timor, and Gusmão was finally released. Upon his return to his native East Timor, he began a campaign of reconciliation and rebuilding.


  • Houston, Texas, U.S.
    Monday Sep 20, 1999

    Dwayne Johnson

    The Rock 'n' Sock Connection won back

    Houston, Texas, U.S.
    Monday Sep 20, 1999

    The Rock 'n' Sock Connection won back from Undertaker and Big Show on the September 20, 1999 episode of Raw is War.


  • United States Capitol, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Thursday Sep 20, 2001

    September 11 (9/11) Attacks

    Domestic Reactions

    United States Capitol, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Thursday Sep 20, 2001

    On September 20, 2001, President George W. Bush addressed the nation and a joint session of the United States Congress regarding the events of September 11 and the subsequent nine days of rescue and recovery efforts, and described his intended response to the attacks. New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani's highly visible role won him high praise in New York and nationally.


  • Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
    Saturday Sep 20, 2014

    Jacinda Ardern

    Auckland Central 2014 general election

    Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
    Saturday Sep 20, 2014

    Ardern stood again in Auckland Central at the 2014 general election. She again finished second though increased her own vote and reduced Kaye's majority from 717 to 600. Ranked 5th on Labour's list Ardern was still returned to Parliament where she became Shadow spokesperson for Justice, Children, Small Business, and Arts & Culture under new leader Andrew Little.


  • Cupertino, California, U.S.
    Tuesday Sep 20, 2016

    MacOS

    MacOS 10.12 Sierra

    Cupertino, California, U.S.
    Tuesday Sep 20, 2016

    In 2016, with the release of macOS 10.12 Sierra, the name was changed from OS X to macOS to streamline it with the branding of Apple's other primary operating systems: iOS, watchOS, and tvOS. macOS 10.12 Sierra's main features are the introduction of Siri to macOS, Optimized Storage, improvements to included applications, and greater integration with Apple's iPhone and Apple Watch. The Apple File System (APFS) was announced at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in 2016 as a replacement for HFS+, a highly criticized file system.


  • Futian District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
    Wednesday Sep 20, 2017

    OnePlus

    OnePlus first collaboration

    Futian District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
    Wednesday Sep 20, 2017

    OnePlus 3 had a third limited edition color, Soft Gold was released on 7 August 2017. Another special edition color was launched on 20 September 2017, in collaboration with Castelbajac.


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